Baseball Report: Are The White Sox The Best Team In The Majors?This week's Baseball Report looks at the Chicago White Sox's early-season success, the New York Yankees' COVID outbreak and Albert Pujols' return with the Dodgers.
Tigers Beat White Sox 5-2Miguel Cabrera and Niko Goodrum homered, José Ureña went seven innings for his first win in two years, and the Detroit Tigers overcame a season-high five errors to beat the Chicago White Sox 5-2 on Tuesday night.
White Sox Tame Tigers 9-0 To Complete SweepLucas Giolito matched his career high of 13 strikeouts in seven dominant innings, hot-hitting Tim Anderson stroked his fourth home run of the series, and the Chicago White Sox beat Detroit 9-0 Thursday to complete their first four-game sweep of the Tigers in 15 years.
White Sox Top Tigers 7-2Tim Anderson hit two home runs, including his second leading off a game against Matthew Boyd in six days, and the Chicago White Sox coasted to a 7-2 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Monday night.
White Sox Ride Early Lead, Beat Tigers 8-4Eloy Jimenez hit a three-run homer in the first inning, and the Chicago White Sox snapped Detroit's four-game winning streak with an 8-4 victory over the Tigers on Tuesday night.
Tigers Continue Streak, 5-1 Over White SoxJaCoby Jones hit an inside-the-park home run in the seventh inning and the Detroit Tigers breezed to their fourth straight victory, 5-1 over the Chicago White Sox on Monday night.
White Sox Hand Tigers 114th Loss Of Dismal Season"A long season, a tough season," manager Ron Gardenhire said. "We knew it coming in, that this was going to be probably, hopefully, the roughest part of the rebuild. Hopefully, we do a little better next year."
Tigers Play Long Ball To Take Down White Sox 6-3"This was a great team win," starting pitcher Matthew Boyd said. "We hit the ball, we made some great defensive plays and we did a good job pitching against a good offensive team."
Tigers Split Doubleheader With Win In Nightcap Over White SoxMiguel Cabrera had three hits and scored twice to help the Tigers to a 10-6 victory over the Chicago White Sox and a split of their doubleheader Tuesday.
JaCoby's Homer & Triple Not Enough As Tigers Fall To White Sox 7-4JaCoby Jones homered and tripled for Detroit, which has lost 10 of 12 and gone 10-34 since June 1. The Tigers are last in the majors with 3.59 runs per game while the White Sox (4.12) are 28th.
Tigers Fall To White Sox 4-1López struck out a career-high 14 and allowed two hits in six innings to lead the Chicago White Sox to a 4-1 victory over the Detroit Tigers for a sweep of their abbreviated two-game series.
Who Is MLB's First-Half MVP?CBS TV sports anchors in Baltimore, Chicago, Dallas, and Philadelphia pick their MLB MVP so far and look at trade deadline rumors.
MLB's Worst Teams: Reasons For HopeSome MLB teams are already looking to next season and beyond, but even their fans have something to be hopeful about.
White Sox Pound Tigers, Win First Season Series Since 2008The White Sox have won 10 of 18 against Detroit this year. The teams have one meeting remaining Sunday.
Giolito Gets 1st Big League Win As White Sox Beat Tigers 7-1Fourteen months after his major league debut, Lucas Giolito finally earned his first victory.